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Wednesday, October 23, 2013
The Environment and Forests Ministry will soon take the final call on Vedanta’s mining of Niyamgiri hills, with the Odisha government having sent the gram sabha resolutions to the Centre for a dec...
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Friday, June 28, 2013
The Madras High Court has directed the Secretary, State Industries Department, to take stringent measures to arrest illicit quarrying and transportation of minerals. In his guidelines, the officia...
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April 12, 2012
Bench directs PWD to file a status report by April 24
November 1, 2011
The environment impact assessment (EIA) report prepared by a consultancy on a proposal for laterite mining at Bhamidika village under Sarugudu Panchayat in Nathavaram mandal for the project propo...
April 8, 2011
All projects can be considered, final decision for Cabinet: Jairam Ramesh
August 12, 2010
A prominent tribal leader of the movement against proposed bauxite mining in Niyamgiri hills in Orissa's Kalahandi district has been missing under mysterious circumstances since Monday afternoon. ...
June 6, 2010
The stage was set for the Government's World Environment Day celebrations, complete with a bedecked stage and a classical music group, but officials could not brush aside reminders of one of the m...
April 26, 2010
Bench said that it was not inclined to accept Ministry report on granting environmental clearance
March 5, 2010
The Haryana Government has decided to impose a complete ban on the mining of major minerals in the Faridabad, Gurgaon and Mewat districts for 10 years and has initiated steps for preparation of a 3...
October 13, 2009
The ash spills out across the plain beneath the brooding bulk of Niyamgiri mountain, swamping the trees that once grew here, forming dirty grey-brown drifts around the stems of the now-dead...
November 14, 2011
The fate of 45 mines in Goa hangs in balance as the environmental clearances granted to them by the Ministry of Environment and Forests (MoEf) being expired and Centre imposing a moratorium on fre...
June 29, 2011
Agrees to consider five coal blocks to be moved from “no-go” to “go” zone
February 8, 2011
The Geological Survey of India (GSI) recently unearthed lignite deposits in Ramanathapuram district, said A. Sundaramoorthy, director general, GSI. Inaugurating the refurbished economic geo...
July 17, 2010
The political battle in Karnataka once again extended to Delhi on Saturday with Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa and the Opposition Congress delegation led by Karnataka Pradesh Congress Commi...
May 12, 2010
Thirty—eight Siberian coal miners are buried so deep in Russia’s largest underground coal mine that rescuers use up most of their oxygen tanks trying to reach them and can’t spen...
March 6, 2010
After Environment Minister Jairam Ramesh objected to Karnataka’s decision to allow mining in reserved forest areas and asked the State to get prior approval from it on any proposal in...
January 30, 2010
A number of experts believe that the Antarctic Treaty’s years are numbered, regardless of its having been recently renewed for another 50 years.
September 9, 2009
The Tamil Nadu government will take steps to curb granite quarrying activities near hills which have heritage monuments, said State Mines Minister K. Ponmudy here on Wednesday.Speaking to r...
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